Chelsea and Newcastle have closed the program of the next round of the English Premier League. Chelsea played calmly against Steve Bruce’s side.
In fact, the outcome of the meeting was decided in the first half. By the break, the blue ones scored 2 unanswered goals and calmly rolled the ball after. Olivier Giroud and Timo Werner scored for the hosts at Stamford Bridge.
Note that Giroud came on as a substitute. In the 18th minute, Tammy Abraham was injured and was forced to leave the field.
Chelsea have moved up to 4th in the Premier League, surpassing West Ham. Blue are ahead of the Hammers in additional indicators (both teams scored 42 points). Newcastle are 17th and seven points from the relegation zone to the Championship.
Chelsea – Newcastle 2: 0 (2: 0)
Goals: Giroud, 31 (1: 0); Werner, 39 (2: 0).